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Pratyusha Banerjee commits suicide: 5 unknown facts about our beloved ‘Anandi’

India TV Entertainment Desk 02 Apr 2016, 0:04:28 IST
India TV Entertainment Desk

Mumbai: It is still hard to digest that Pratyusha Banerjee, best remembered for her portrayal of Anandi from ‘Balika Vadhu’, has committed suicide.

The reason behind this extreme step by the popular TV actress is not clear as of now but it being said that she was highly disturbed in her personal life. She was reportedly going through a rough phase in her relationship with boyfriend Rahul Raj Singh. The 24-year-old actress last WhatsApp status read "Mar Ke Bhi Munh Na Tujhse Modna.''

The news of her suicide is extremely sad both for her fans and her colleagues in the industry.

Here are some unknown fats about the actress:

1- Born on August 10, 1992, Pratyusha made her debut on the small screen as Anandi at an age of 16 years.

2- Hailing from Jamshedpur, she got the opportunity in the famous daily soap ‘Balika Vadhu’ through the social networking site Facebook. She outshined 70 girls to become the ‘Balika Vadhu’.

3- Pratyusha started her acting career while she was still studying. She then completed her studies through distance education.

4- The 24-year-old actress has been unlucky in love since the start. She had accused her ex-boyfriend Makrand Malhotra of verbal abuse and death threats.

5- She was currently in relationship with Rahul Raj Singh. The couple was in a live-in relation.